2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    Apr 20, 2024  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Medical Laboratory Science (3 yr) (GPS)

This program illustrates a possible 3-year completion of BS Medical Laboratory Science degree. The program assumes 11 credits of WSU Core (including CHM 1210 with lab) and readiness for College Algebra. Additional credits will be required if college algebra pre-requisites are necessary.

Courses Taken Prior to Matriculation

Total: 11 Credit Hours

Fall One

Total: 16 Credit Hours

Total: 16 Credit Hours

Total: 12 Credit Hours

Total: 17.5 Credit Hours

Spring Two

Total: 14.5 Credit Hours

Summer Two

Clinical Year

Admission to Medical Laboratory Science Program is competitive and limited.  Criteria used to determine admission include academic record, 3 letters of recommendation, and results of a personal interview.  (Minimum 2.7 GPA required).

Fall Three

Clinical Year

Includes 40 credit hours of Medical Lab coursework spread over 3 semesters (Summer/Fall/Spring).  Clinical Year is a 12-month program consisting of didactic coursework and rotations at affiliated laboratories.

Spring Three

Clinical Year

Classes include Hematology, Clinical Chemistry, Pathology, Urine & Body Fluid Analysis, Microbiology, Parasitology, and Immunohematology.


* Minimum of 9 hours 3000/4000 required from list of select courses